DS 3, the range is updated. New connected services are coming


Some new features are coming for the DS 3. which will be available starting this month of October. We remind you that, currently, this model is available in Italy starting from 28,050 euros. In the range it is There is also a 100% electric version. Let's see, therefore, the main innovations which will be introduced by the French car manufacturer for this model.


The manufacturer announces that it has simplified the rangeof the DS 3, expanding the standard equipment starting from the basic version. Therefore, the car will be proposed in the BASTILLE, PERFORMANCE LINE, ESPRIT DE VOYAGE and OPERA versions.

The design of the first two versions is It has been revised thanks to the inclusion of tinted glass in the rear side windows and in the rear tailgate. Both will be offered with 17-inch DUBLIN alloy wheels. Furthermore, we also find as standard, among other things, the front central armrest, the sun visors with courtesy mirrors and hidden LEDs, the electrochromic internal rear-view mirror and the tinted rear windows. On the safety side, the brand also offers Advanced Traction Control as standard for the petrol and diesel models, a system that manages grip on any type of road surface.

The ESPRIT DE VOYAGE collection expands the offering with light Pebble Gray interiors and details, such as the 18-inch KYOTO wheels. At the top we always find the OPERA trim level with Nero Basalto nappa leather interiors and seats with a “watch strap” design.

There are also some new features coming soon. on the technology front. In fact, the French brand says that its models will soon be enriched with new connected serviceswhich will join those already available to customers. Already in the first quarter of 2023, for example, owners of DS 3 E-TENSE and DS 3 CROSSBACK E-TENSE were able to use the Trip Planner service to plan their trips with the MyDS app and send them to the connected navigation system.

In the second quarter, the entire range is was equipped with new services dedicated to maintenance. Furthermore, the DS IRIS SYSTEM offers the On-Street Parking function, which allows you to find a parking space at your destination. In the coming months, the Remote Control functions (locking/unlocking the car, activation of the horn or lights via smartphone) and the Connected Alarm function (sending an SMS in the event of activation of the physical alarm) , will be made available for the entire range through OTA updates. We remind you that the connected services are included in the Connect One Pack and Connect Plus Pack.

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